TITLE

Spinning their wheels

AUTHOR(S)
Major, Meg
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;10/1/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 14, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the transportation problem in the produce industry in the U.S. While transportation-related issues rank among the chief concerns of the industry, the collective costs and corresponding challenges of the sector have grown to astronomical proportions. Retail produce officials have seemed largely unaware of the scope of the problems, as well as the ways in which their own decisions, processes, and actions affect the business efficiency of grower-producers and truckers. INSET: PMA plots the route.
ACCESSION #
22959684

 

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